Ocasio-Cortez vs. JFK on taxes

by Stephen Moore -- Oh how far the Democratic Party has fallen. In recent days, we've seen the new darling of the Democrats, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, crusading for a 70 percent income tax more…

2 ways to prevent another civil war

by Stephen Moore -- In the months after the election of Donald Trump, there was a mini-political movement in California to get the Golden State to secede from the Union. It didn't more…

2018 was the year of the worker

by Stephen Moore -- If 2017 was the year of the investor – with stock market gains of more than 25 percent during President Donald Trump's first year in office – then more…

Fire the Fed

by Stephen Moore -- In one of the most remarkable Abbott and Costello routines in modern times, the economic wizards at the Fed again raised interest rates on Tuesday. Their crackerjack logic more…

Follow the (climate change) money

by Stephen Moore -- The first iron rule of American politics is: Follow the money. This explains, oh, about 80 percent of what goes on in Washington. Shortly after the latest "Chicken more…

The Bush tax-hike betrayal

by Stephen Moore -- The eulogies for George H.W. Bush keep rolling in, and a great American hero's life has been given proper tribute. But there has also been a rewriting of more…

How Trump can be a fiscal superhero

by Stephen Moore -- Republicans need to regain the offensive on the fiscal issues. The GOP has somehow allowed big-spending Democrats to get to the right of them on the issue of more…

The recession myth

by Stephen Moore -- There's an old saying that Wall Street economists have predicted eight of the last two recessions. The bears in the economics profession keep getting paid a lot of more…

Charting the danger of the modern left

by Stephen Moore -- No one understands the dysfunctions and debilitating impact of America's political system in the swamp better than Mark Melcher and Steve Soukup. For decades between them, they followed more…

Fannie Mae and 'Freddie Maxine'

by Stephen Moore -- Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters of California appears a lock to become the next chairwoman of the House's powerful Financial Services Committee. Waters is pledging to be a diligent more…